IETV IT Business Analyst

Place of work
Mlynské nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type
Wage (gross)
1 700 EUR/monthMinimum base salary for this job from 1700 EUR gross/month/full time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits. We are required by law to disclose basic wage component (minimum salary) for the advertised positions. We carefully consider your professional competencies, qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions. Our compensation philosophy is to pay fairly, also considering market situation and the value employees may bring to Swiss Re.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Swiss Re Reinsurance is implementing a new systems and process environment to support the financial closing for the Reinsurance business through the Olympus Programme. The IETV project is driving the development and implementation of the new end-to-end processes and systems for coordinated economic and traditional financial reporting, from source to sub-ledger and general ledger, using the innovative 'baseline delta' approach. The focus for Phase 1 (2016 to 2019) is on co-developing a standard sub-ledger for (Re)-Insurance together with SAP. Phase 2 (2018 to 2025) focuses on implementation and rolling out to the Finance Reinsurance organisation

To facilitate the implementation, an Agile approach is being utilized with multiple sprint teams. The Business Analyst role will be a member of a sprint team with the following responsibilities:
- Perform business analysis of as-is and to-be subledger requirements
- Become proficient in the knowledge of the FPSL subledger functionality and its operation
- Perform business analysis to support the architectural framework around SwissRe's integration of FPSL
- Write technical specifications and support the configuration in FPSL
- Effectively communicate requirements to application developers for integration development
- Execute functional testing of the system to ensure all requirements are implemented accurately
- Perform root cause analysis on identified defects and resolve accordingly
- Support documentation for user training purposes

Key Accountabilities
- Ensure business requirements of the IETV project are met by liaising with users and application developers
- Become trusted expert on FPSL functionality and the technical framework surrounding SwissRe's implementation
- Keep Product Owners advised of progress; escalate any issues
- Liaise with various Olympus teams to deliver all business requirements

Information about the selection process

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. Our aim is to live visible and invisible diversity – diversity of age, race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, physical abilities, personalities and experiences – at all levels and in all functions and regions. We also collaborate in a flexible working environment, providing you with a compelling degree of autonomy to decide how, when and where to carry out your tasks.
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Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Accounting, Economics or Finance with a background/specialization in IT/Business Analysis in the Accounting/Finance industry
- Minimum of four years equivalent business analysis or requirements engineering experience required
- Strong understanding of finance processes, accounting, ideally in the financial investments industry
- Previous reporting and reconciliation project work
Experience with databases and querying languages
- Experience with SAP BW, S/4HANA preferred
SAP Certifications and/or Data Warehousing designations is a nice to have
- Experience working with agile concepts and methodologies
- Able to prioritize tasks and drive deliverables to completion
- Strong interpersonal skills and ability to network and understand the workings of the project
- Java knowledge nice to have
- Microsoft Azure DevOps knowledge nice to have


Brief description of the company

As the world's leading and most diversified global reinsurer, we offer as our core business financial services products that enable risk taking essential to enterprise and progress. Our company was founded in Zurich, Switzerland in 1863, and operates in more than 25 countries and provides its expertise and services to clients throughout the world. We combine financial strengths with experience, knowledge and creative thought to explore new opportunities in the interests of our clients, staff and shareholders.

Number of employees

1700 and more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG
Mlynske nivy 12
821 08 Bratislava
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Kontaktná osoba: Peter Hrivnak

ID: 4063821  Dátum zverejnenia: 19.4.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 700 EUR/month